IRL: Indy 500 updated entry list 04-09-01

<pre> 2001 INDIANAPOLIS 500 ENTRIES (as of April 9) Driver Entrant Car C/E/T Entry Date Arie Luyendyk Treadway/Hubbard Racing ...

<pre> 2001 INDIANAPOLIS 500 ENTRIES (as of April 9)

Driver Entrant Car C/E/T Entry Date

Arie Luyendyk Treadway/Hubbard Racing #5, #5T Meijer G/O/F March 1 Felipe Giaffone (R) Treadway/Hubbard Racing #21, #21T Hollywood G/O/F March 1

Scott Sharp Kelley Racing #8, #8T Delphi Automotive Systems D/O/F March 12 Mark Dismore Kelley Racing #28, #28T Delphi/Bryant Heating and Cooling D/O/F March 12 TBA Kelley Racing #20, #20T TBA D/O/F March 12

Greg Ray Team Menard #2, #2T Johns Manville/Menards D/O/F March 14 TBA Team Menard #22, #22T Johns Manville/Menards D/O/F March 14

Robbie Buhl Dreyer & Reinbold Racing #24, #24T Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Team Purex G/I/F March 19 Airton Dare TeamXtreme Racing #88, #88T 1-800-BAR-NONE TeamXtreme G/O/F March 19 Jaques Lazier Jonathan Byrd TeamXtreme Racing #77, #77T Jonathan Byrd's Cafeteria TeamXtreme G/O/F March 19

Nicolas Minassian (R) Chip Ganassi Racing Teams #33, #33T Target Chip Ganassi Racing G/O/F March 20 Bruno Junqueira (R) Chip Ganassi Racing Teams #44, #44T Target Chip Ganassi Racing G/O/F March 20

Shigeaki Hattori (R) Vertex/Cunningham Racing #55, #55T EPSON G/O/F March 23

Michael Andretti Team Green #39, #39T Motorola/Archipelago D/O/F March 27

Jack Miller Cahill Racing #11, #11T Olympus/Opalescence/Cahill Racing D/O/F March 28

Davey Hamilton Sam Schmidt Motorsports #99, #99T Sam Schmidt Motorsports Racing Special D/O/F March 29 Helio Castroneves (R) Penske Racing #68, #68T Marlboro Team Penske D/O/F March 29 Gil de Ferran Penske Racing #66, #66T Marlboro Team Penske D/O/F March 29 TBA Dreyer & Reinbold Racing #23, #23T Dreyer & Reinbold Racing G/I/F March 29

Stephan Gregoire Dick Simon Racing #7, #7T Jack K. Elrod Co./Tokheim/NADA Guides D/O/F April 3 TBA Dick Simon Racing #17, #17T Dick Simon Racing TBA April 3

Cory Witherill (R) Indy Regency Racing #16 WSA Motors/Indy Regency Racing G/O/F April 4 Sam Hornish Jr. Panther Racing #4, 4T Pennzoil Panther Racing D/O/F April 4 Robby McGehee Cahill Racing #10, #10T Cahill Racing D/O/F April 4

Jeff Ward Heritage Motorsports #35, #35T Heritage Motorsports Firestone Menard G/O/F April 5

Buddy Lazier Hemelgarn Racing #91, #91T Tae-Bo-Coors Light-LifeFitness-Delta Faucet-Hemelgarn D/O/F April 6 Stan Wattles Hemelgarn Racing #92, #92T Hemelgarn-Firestone-Dallara-Oldsmobile D/O/F April 6 TBA Hemelgarn Racing #93, #93T Metro Management-Super Fitness-Firestone-Hemelgarn D/O/F April 6

Buzz Calkins Bradley Motorsports #12, #12T Bradley Food Marts/ Sav-O-Mat D/O/F April 9

Key: C/E/T-Chassis/engine/tire; D-Dallara; F-Firestone; G-G Force; I-Infiniti; O-Oldsmobile; TBA - To be announced

ENTRY SUMMARY

DRIVERS (24)

Former race winners: Arie Luyendyk, 2 (1990, 1997); Buddy Lazier (1996). Former pole winners: Arie Luyendyk, 3, (1993, 1997, 1999); Greg Ray, 1 (2000).

Rookies (6): Helio Castroneves, Felipe Giaffone, Shigeaki Hattori, Bruno Junqueira, Nicolas Minassian, Cory Witherill.

U.S. born (14): Michael Andretti, Robbie Buhl, Buzz Calkins, Mark Dismore, Davey Hamilton, Sam Hornish Jr., Buddy Lazier, Jaques Lazier, Robby McGehee, Jack Miller, Greg Ray, Scott Sharp, Stan Wattles, Cory Witherill.

Foreign born (10): Helio Castroneves, Brazil; Airton Dar=E9, Brazil; Gil de Ferran, France; Felipe Giaffone, Brazil; Stephan Gregoire, France; Shigeaki Hattori, Japan; Bruno Junqueira, Brazil; Arie Luyendyk, The Netherlands; Nicolas Minassian, France; Jeff Ward, Scotland.

Youngest: Sam Hornish Jr., 21. Oldest: Arie Luyendyk, 47. Most previous starts: Arie Luyendyk, 15.

CARS (57) Chassis: Dallara 33, G Force 22, TBA 2. Engines: Oldsmobile 51; Infiniti 4, TBA 2.

-IRNLS/IMS-

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